Heywood


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Heywood

(ˈheɪˌwʊd)
n
(Placename) a town in NW England, in Rochdale unitary authority, Greater Manchester, near Bury. Pop: 28 024 (2001))

Heywood

(ˈheɪˌwʊd)
n
1. (Biography) John. ?1497–?1580, English dramatist, noted for his comic interludes
2. (Biography) Thomas. ?1574–1641, English dramatist, noted esp for his domestic drama A Woman Killed with Kindness (1607)

Hey•wood

(ˈheɪ wʊd)

n.
1. John, 1497?–1580?, English playwright and epigrammatist.
2. Thomas, 1573?–1641, English playwright, poet, and actor.
References in classic literature ?
Thomas Heywood, a sort of journalist before the days of newspapers, produced an enormous amount of work in various literary forms; in the drama he claimed to have had 'an entire hand, or at least a maine finger' in no less than two hundred and twenty plays.
Shakspere's later contemporaries, under Elizabeth and James I: Jonson, Chapman, Dekker, Heywood, Middleton, Marston, Beaumont and Fletcher, Webster.
a possibly deliberate misquotation of "It will not out of the flesh that is bred in the bone" from John Heywood, "Proverbes", Part II, Chapter VIII (1546)}
After a vociferous consultation, which was, at times, deafened by bursts of savage joy, they again separated, filling the air with the name of a foe, whose body, Heywood could collect from their expressions, they hoped to find concealed in some crevice of the island.
Darren Heywood, 46, denied three charges of assaulting a child aged under 13, including one serious sexual assault, at Teesside Crown Court on Thursday afternoon.
LOCAL developer, Heywood Homes, has once again secured funding from Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) to develop its housing site at Mill Moor Road, Meltham.
The new system at Fowler Welchs Heywood depot has been introduced to help extend Tulips ambient range and decrease its food miles.
PETERSHAM -- Heywood Healthcare's proposal to convert the Sisters of the Assumption residence to an 86-bed addiction treatment center is advancing.
THE Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) and NatWest have appointed Jason Heywood as new regional director (corporate and commercial banking) for Newcastle and the North region.
When I was approached in 2007 by Andrew McNeillie at Oxford University Press to act as general editor for a collected edition of Heywood's works, I readily agreed on the principle that Heywood deserved better than he was getting from academics and publishers.
1634--all of which portrayed it as a symbol of opposition to the Crown--Thomas Heywood composed four.
Dans son ouvrage Catholicism and Children's Literature in France: The Comtesse de Segur, Sophie Heywood se propose de combler ces lacunes par une approche purement historique, l'usage d'archives encore non explorees, et une attention particuliere a la reception des livres de la comtesse dans la presse catholique.